Fox News legal settlement, Movies better than the book

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A ballot is submitted during the midterm election Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in Fox Point, Wis. AP Photo/Morry Gash

A law professor helps us better understand the fallout from Fox News reaching a legal settlement in a lawsuit from Dominion Voting System. Then, a writer makes the case that the movie versions of many books have been better than the original works themselves.

Featured in this Show

  • Analyzing the high cost of Fox News' false claims

    Fox News will pay $787.5 million to resolve a defamation suit brought by Dominion Voting Systems over the network’s false claims about the 2020 election. We talk to a law professor about the ramifications of the legal settlement and the responsibility news outlets have to their audience and the facts.

  • Controversial opinion: Some movies are better than the books they're based on

    Is the book really always better than the movie? Our next guest doesn’t think so. We hear about films that just might be better than the books they’re based on.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Tyler Ditter Technical Director
  • Dean Knetter Producer
  • Colleen Leahy Producer
  • RonNell Anderson Jones Guest
  • Olivia Rutigliano Guest

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